Points NorthHow to save Algoma Central Railway passenger service?Jul 30, 2014 | 6:15The clock is ticking to save passenger service on the Algoma Central Railway - the railway got a one-year extension from the feds, but it's up next spring.
Points NorthMasterChef season two hopeful from SudburyJul 30, 2014 | 7:05We met Sudbury's Mat Beausoleil. He's a Sudbury IT guy by day, and MasterChef Canada wannabe by night. We got the dish on some of his dishes.
Points NorthNew patios popping up around SudburyJul 30, 2014 | 5:03It seems like every restaurant, bar, and cafe in downtown Sudbury now have a patio out front. The CBC's Hilary Duff paid a visit to two of the newest ones.
Points NorthNorthern artists recognized by provinceJul 29, 2014 | 8:29The finalists for the Premier's Award for Excellence in the Arts were announced today. That list includes a number of northern Ontario artists and groups, including North Bay artist Keith Campbell.
Points NorthSaving the Searchmont Train StationJul 29, 2014 | 6:07This Searchmont Train Station northeast of Sault Ste. Marie is the oldest on the Algoma Central Railway line. It's been in a state of disrepair since 2000. Now a group in the city is hoping to restore it to its former glory.
Points NorthCanadian Forces vets in Sudbury for PTSD marchJul 29, 2014 | 7:43Crossing the country for a cause. We heard from a Canadian Forces vet walking across Canada in hopes of teaching people about Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Jason McKenzie spoke with the CBC's Hilary Duff.
Points NorthToronto vets head to Attawapiskat for spay-neuter clinicJul 28, 2014 | 5:22Fido in the Far North. Controlling the population of stray dogs in First Nations communities like Attawapiskat can be difficult. To try and help, a team of Toronto vets is heading there this week. We spoke to Dr. Mark Kinghorn.
Points NorthMaking your way around Lake Superior on motorcycleJul 28, 2014 | 6:25Dave Bouskill and Deb Corbeil are travel writers who have just finished a motorcycle tour around Lake Superior. That's after never having ridden a motorcycle before this summer! Barry spoke to the couple in Sault Ste. Marie.
Points NorthBlueberry picking a family businessJul 25, 2014 | 4:54Sudbury woman Holly Bennett grew up picking blueberries with her dad. Now she picks and sells them with her own family. She goes around downtown Sudbury selling to local businesses.
Points NorthCBC Searchlight Contest winners in SudburyJul 25, 2014 | 5:26Calgary-based band Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk stopped in Sudbury as part of their cross-Canada tour. Lauren came into studio to talk about the success they've found post-Searchlight.
Points NorthCooking with kids workshop in SudburyJul 24, 2014 | 5:17Eat Local Sudbury is encouraging kids to play with (and learn more about!) their food! They're running a Kids Nutrition and Cooking class at the Parkside Centre on Saturday. One of the co-ordinators told us more.
Points NorthSudbury Theatre Centre hires new artistic directorJul 24, 2014 | 6:57Barry headed over to the Sudbury Theatre Centre to meet Caleb Marshall, the new artistic director. He comes to Sudbury from Theatre New Brunswick in Fredericton.
Points NorthUnprecedented car dealership suspension in SudburyJul 24, 2014 | 6:22Thinking of buying a used car? You might want to listen up first. We have more about the immediate suspension of two dealerships on the Kingsway in Sudbury by the Ontario Motor Vehicle Industry Council.
Points NorthSelf defense for women seminar being offered in SudburyJul 23, 2014 | 6:39The Sudbury Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Thai Muay Academy in Sudbury is offering self defense seminars to teach women what to do to react to the most common attacks.